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Easel Paper: My Favorite Summer Boredom Buster

Easel Paper: My Favorite Summer Boredom Buster

Here is a quick tip from your Bergen North Moms.  With three children of different age levels, abilities and interests, sometimes its challenging to find activities that are simple, easy to set up, and will occupy their time.  My oldest is and 8 year old boy, who...

A Black Mother’s Cry: An Essay by Sara Hood

A Black Mother’s Cry: An Essay by Sara Hood

Thank you to The Local Moms Network contributor Sara Hood for sharing this powerful and personal essay. Where do we go from here? What’s the solution? Why did it take this particular moment in time for everyone to wake up? Did the [COVID-19] pandemic and our lack of...

COVID & Kids: What to Know About the New Inflammatory Syndrome

COVID & Kids: What to Know About the New Inflammatory Syndrome

Have you been hearing about the inflammatory syndrome being linked to COVID-19 cases in kids? This new development is frightening for families, especially as we weigh the possibility of camp, and school not too far on the horizon. We reached out to the experts at Yale New Haven Children’s Hospital for more information and insight.

Easy Cinco de Mayo Recipes!

Easy Cinco de Mayo Recipes!

Happy Cinco de Mayo everyone! We may be missing our favorite margs at our favorite Mexican spot, but that doesn’t mean we can’t celebrate our favorite foodie holiday at home! We’ve rounded up some yummy taco, enchilada, veggie sides, guac, dessert—and yes, margarita—recipes from around the web. And most of them use ingredients that are hopefully already in your fridge and pantry. Enjoy and don’t forget to buy gift certificates to your favorite restaurants (Mexican or not!) to support your local businesses during this time!

Whole30 Meatballs in Marinara Sauce: An Easy Weeknight Recipe!

Meatballs are one of those go-to meals that every mom needs in her tool bag. Not only do kids love than as much as adults, but they can be customized to everyone’s preference and dietary restrictions. Celiac disease? Use gluten-free breadcrumbs. Trying to limit white...

Should I Date Before my Divorce is Final?

Should I Date Before my Divorce is Final?

We talked to the experts and our partners over at Lyon’s & Associates, P.C. to give us the pros and cons of dating in New Jersey before your divorce is final.

Bergen North Moms Valentines Day Guide

Bergen North Moms Valentines Day Guide

We rounded up a few awesome gift ideas and deals for our followers! Jewelry, Spa treatments, Unique gifts, photography, and gorgeous bouquets of flowers!

Ali Landry’s Healthy Blondies!

Ali Landry’s Healthy Blondies!

Since the New Year started, we are in full blown health mode. That doesnt mean we dont love a delicious little treat! These blondies are just right!

Meet a Mom: Meet Annie!

Meet a Mom: Meet Annie!

Meet Annie! One of the Bergen North Moms Shares a little bit about herself, what she loves about Bergen County, and some causes that are close to her heart.

Meet a Mom: Meet Chelsea!

Meet a Mom: Meet Chelsea!

Meet Chelsea! This Bergen County Momma of two, is the Owner of Market House Shop Local in Westwood. Bergen North Moms have fallen in love with this store and we are sure you will too!

The Top 5 Reasons Life Time is a Total Game Changer

The Top 5 Reasons Life Time is a Total Game Changer

  What is one of the biggest reasons you don’t get to workout enough? Time? Distance? For me, it’s what do I do with my children? I have three kids under four and finding someone to watch them while squeeze in a pilates class or quick run on the treadmill never...

Bourbon Brown Butter Roasted Cauliflower

Bourbon Brown Butter Roasted Cauliflower

Although turkey gets a lot of attention on Thanksgiving—it is nicknamed “Turkey Day” after all—we have come to realize it’s all about the sides. From brown sugar-laced sweet potatoes to green beans topped with fried onions, the comfort food dishes surrounding the...

5 Essentials for a Fall Tablescape from Host to Perfection

5 Essentials for a Fall Tablescape from Host to Perfection

this original story was contributed by The Local Moms Network Contributor, Host to Perfection!     Fall is upon us; it’s probably the most desired season! The temperature starts to drop, the air becomes crisp, and people are slowly drawn into hibernation mode....

Private Adoption in New Jersey

Private Adoption in New Jersey

Adoption can be a confusing and emotional process, but our partners, Lyons & Associates break down the basics of private adoption in NJ.

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